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by James-the-Giant
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: General Engaged Buddhism discussion
Topic: Letting Go vs Engaged Buddhism, please explain it to me
Replies: 24
Views: 10594

Re: Letting Go vs Engaged Buddhism, please explain it to me

Thanks for the responses, they've given me some insight into the matter
:namaste:
by James-the-Giant
Sat Oct 06, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: General Engaged Buddhism discussion
Topic: Letting Go vs Engaged Buddhism, please explain it to me
Replies: 24
Views: 10594

Re: Letting Go vs Engaged Buddhism, please explain it to me

... different teachings for monks and lay people.. Thanks for the reply, that's a good point to consider. By the way, I was about to explode when I saw your Ayn Rand avatar. Fortunately then I read your signature. I'm a bit of a libertarian myself, but Rand is just... I can't find the words... bad.
by James-the-Giant
Sat Oct 06, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: General Engaged Buddhism discussion
Topic: Letting Go vs Engaged Buddhism, please explain it to me
Replies: 24
Views: 10594

Letting Go vs Engaged Buddhism, please explain it to me

I'm interested in your personal opinion... Yesterday I came back from an insight meditation retreat where the large majority of the people were either environmentalists or social activists or other kinds of passionate campaigning people. All left wing and quite radical. A few of us at the retreat wo...